Short Course

Safeguarding Children & Young People

Working Together to Safeguard Children (2015) clearly states that safeguarding is the responsibility of all those who work with children and their families.


Course overview

The module aims to provide students with opportunities to develop and advance their knowledge of practice and policy in safeguarding children and young people. It will contribute to the continuing professional development (CPD) of practitioners, academics and researchers in the field of safeguarding children and young people.

Level: Short Course, CPD
Delivery: Campus
Study Mode: Part time
Duration: 9 weeks
Module Code: SW4033
Campus: Preston
Start Date: May (Bespoke options available)

Entry requirements

This module is aimed at those who wish to develop their knowledge and practice in safeguarding children and young people.

All candidates need to ensure that they have a relevant undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above, or evidence of their ability to study at postgraduate level.



This course is based in the School of Health, Social Work and Sport

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